CEE Clothes Dryer Specification - January 2, 2019

Date Published

January 2, 2019


The CEE Board of Directors approved revisions to the Super Efficient Home Appliance Initiative on December 19, 2018, which included the adoption of a new specification for residential clothes dryers. The specification includes in efficiency tiers for electric and gas standard and compact sized models and optional connected criteria for products with connected functionality. The efficiency tiers specify a combined energy factor metric based on the US Department of Energy 10 CFR Appendix D2 to Subpart B of Part 430, Uniform Test Method for Clothes Dryers.